IndyCar Fines Sebastian Saavedra
INDIANAPOLIS — IndyCar officials have fined driver Sebastian Saavedra $10,000 and placed him on probation through the Indianapolis 500 on May 25 for actions during the April 13 Verizon IndyCar Seres race in Long Beach.
Saavedra, driver of the No. 17 AFS KVAFS Racing car, was found to have violated Rule 188.8.131.52.2 (Failure to yield to safety vehicle and personnel).
The member may contest the imposition of the penalty pursuant to the procedures and timelines detailed in the review and appeal procedures of the Verizon IndyCar Series rulebook.